Junior Matteson

Junior Matteson served his country in World War II with the 456th Bombardment Group .

Information on Junior Matteson is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on 1LT Matteson. These serviceman's records are not complete and should not be construed as a complete record. We are always looking for more documented material on this and other servicemen. If you can help add to Junior Matteson's military record please contact us.

02/03/1945
AM/1OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 487

Kalamazoo MI

03/26/1945
AM/2OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 1771
Kalamozoo MI

04/06/1945
AM/3OLC
Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

1LT
GO: 2128
Kalamazoo MI

04/08/1945
DFC
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

1LT
GO: 2191
Kalamazoo MI


The information on this page about Junior Matteson has been obtained through a possible variety of sources incluging the serviceman themselves, family, copies of military records that are in possession of the Army Air Corps Library and Museum along with data obtained from other researchers and sources including AF Archives at Air Force Historical Research Agency and the U.S. National Archives.

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